OSX Quick Tip: Drag Text into the Dock

You can drag text into the dock and do a variety of things with it. For example, if there is a piece of text you want to email a friend, don’t bother copying and pasting, just highlight the text and drag it to the Mail icon. A new message will pop up with the text Read more…

Rumor: Mac OS Leopard to change name to “Mac OS Now”?

File this squarely in the “take it with a grain of salt” category, but I just received a tip from an Apple Employee that says: “Mac OS Leopard name changed to Mac OS Now to indicate a leap in its development rather then just hinting on a small update” You guys know how I feel Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Searching Just Your Bookmarks

If you want to search through just your bookmarks, you’ll be interested in this quick tip from Apple. First, click on the Show All Bookmarks icon in the top-left corner of the Bookmarks Bar. Doing this makes the Collections column visible on the left side of Safari, but more importantly, it adds a Search field Read more…

Top 5 Apple Designs of All Time

If it’s one thing Apple has always been great at, it’s design. Without Apple’s continously innovative design, the company probably wouldn’t still exist…it certainly wouldn’t be the dominating force that it is today. In celebration of the design teams that have built so many great Apple products, and the designs themselves, Apple Gazette is pleased Read more…

Leopard coming in June! Wha…really?!?! I’m SHOCKED!!!

I’m sorry, I just can’t contain myself. I’ve been trying to avoid posting it all day, but I just can’t. Think Secret has an EXCLUSIVE REPORT on how Leopard is going to be coming out in June. Ya know…when everyone already said it would. Almost every Apple-related site has been saying this for MONTHS, including Read more…

RUMOR: Apple to Reveal Multi-touch in Leopard at NAB

usr/bin/geek claims to have information confirmed by several “others close to key Apple employees” that Apple will be unveiling a Top Secret Leopard feature at NAB – Multi-touch displays. From the article: As part of this monumental change we can expect to see up to 30″ Multi-Touch LCD Displays, 20″, 24″ and 30″ Multi-Touch iMacs, Read more…

SPECULATION: Is Leopard’s “Top Secret” feature a 3D Interface?

Infinite Loop has an interesting speculative piece about what Leopard’s “top secret” feature (and the reason for the iLife and iWork delays) might be that Leopard will feature a 3D interface. Now, they’re not suggesting that images will float above the screen in 3 dimensions or anything, just that the desktop itself and the interface Read more…

Leopard is coming in June or I’ll eat a Boot

You may have seen this Digitimes post this week about Leopard being delayed until October. Apple has responded that this is completely untrue, of course. These kinds of things are going to keep creeping their way onto the Internet until the day Leopard actually ships. It’s inevitable, and it’s not even something I can say Read more…

OS X/AppleTV Quick Tip: Pairing and/or disabling Remotes

One of the first problems I encountered when I hooked up my Apple TV was that the Apple Remote was controlling both my Macbook Pro AND my AppleTV. Not cool. To solve this problem there are a few things you can do about this. First, you can Pair the Apple Remote to the AppleTV. Just Read more…

OS X Quick Tip: Email an Entire Webpage!

Today’s Quick Tip comes from Neil. You can send an entire webpage in Safari by pressing cmd+I – this will open a mail window with the entire page loaded inside the body of the message, with the title of the page in the subject line. Perfect for sending your buddy at the office who’s Internet Read more…